Clinical studies of adolescents suffering from depression have shown an interesting connection between early life stress and the immune system.
Mollie Bloudoff-Indelicato is a science journalist who writes for such outlets as National Geographic, Everyday Health, and Scientific American. She was the #sciencechat guest on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.
In the middle of the human brain there is a tiny structure shaped like an elongated donut that plays a crucial role in managing how the body functions.
If a war scene, horror flick, or some other negative image appears on the television, older adults will tend to avert their eyes.
In a special #sciencechat we look at some of the facts and figures of the College of Science at Northeastern University.
Nick Polanchik, a rising second year biology major and math minor, was an Orientation Leader over the summer. On Wednesday, August 7, during #sciencechat, he answered questions about what students can expect when they arrive on campus in just a few weeks.
Deanna Church is a staff scientist at the National Institutes of Health where she works on genome assembly. She was a guest of #sciencechat on July 31, 2013 where she talked about how she got interested in her work, the challenges, and the victories.
During #sciencechat on July 17 the @NortheasternCOS account tweeted several fun science facts.